• SPI Expands NPE3D™ Pavilion at NPE2015 as 18 Companies Sign on to Display Technologies for 3D Printing
    With eighteen companies already planning to exhibit in the NPE3D™ pavilion at NPE2015, show management has expanded this special section of the show floor dedicated to technology for 3D printing, it was announced today by SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association, which produces the triennial NPE.
  • SPI and JASON Learning Launch “Think Outside the Bag!” Plastic Film Recycling Contest
    SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association and JASON Learning launched the 2014 “Think Outside the Bag!” plastic film recycling contest Wednesday. Sponsored by SPI’s Flexible Film and Bag Division (FFBD), with support from plastic bag manufacturer and recycler Hilex Poly, and JASON Learning, a nonprofit organization managed by Sea Research Foundation, Inc. in partnership with the National Geographic Society, the “Think Outside the Bag!” contest will ask students to come up with a creative campaign to increase recycling of flexible plastic films, like dry cleaner bags, product wrapping and even traditional plastic grocery bags.
  • Statement of SPI President and CEO William R. Carteaux in Support of APBA Referendum to Repeal California SB 270
    California recently enacted SB 270, the nation’s only statewide plastic bag ban. SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association always has and always will advocate for science and fact-based legislation, but SB 270 does not fit this description.
  • At GPS, a Positive Outlook for Plastics but Risks Remain
    As a manufacturing sector, plastics has outpaced its counterparts in terms of economic growth since the 1980s. The industry looks poised to continue this trend too, as a panel of economic and plastics experts testified this morning at the Global Plastics Summit (GPS) in Chicago, hosted jointly by IHS and SPI: the Plastics Industry Trade Association.


SPI's Plastics365: Plastics Suppliers Directory is your online marketplace for doing business. It's easy to collect and compare offerings from competing suppliers. Tap into the powerful network of the U.S. plastics industry every day, every year.
Search the Plastics365 directory now.

Recycle Plastics 365 - Pursuing Zero Waste